OCB Presidential Cup (Pro Qualifier*)
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A percentage of all proceeds will be donated to the Department of Veterans Affairs, Adaptive Sports Program. The National Veterans Sports Programs and Special Events (NVSP&SE) office provides opportunities for health and healing through adaptive sports, recreation therapy and therapeutic art programs.
These recreational therapy programs motivate Veterans to a lifetime of health by providing effective and relevant programs. In turn, Veterans reach their full potential, improve independence and enjoy a higher quality of life. For additional information on the NVSPE, please click on the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaosMIFNK2Q
Date & Time
Saturday August 18, 2018 - Prejudging 10:00 AM. Finals 1:00 PM - (event will run straight through with a 10-minute intermission after group comparisons and before individual presentations/awards).
National Press Club, 13th Floor, Main Ballroom, 529 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20045 (All competitors and guests attending the show should enter the National Press Club building through the main entrance at 529 14th Street NW, DC, and once inside the lobby, take the elevator to the 13th Floor).
Parking: For parking options, visit SpotHero.com and enter Hilton Garden Inn Downtown and/or National Press Club to see all the parking garages in the area. Parking can be reserved in advance.
Adult Prejudging $35, Adult Finals $55, General Admission for all day $75, Children under Age 12 prejudging $15, Finals $25, General Admission $35. Assistant/trainer ticket $80, good for general admission and athlete prep area. Maximum one assistant per competitor. Tickets will be available for purchase online until 08/16/2018. After August 18th, tickets will only be available for purchase at the door the day of the contest.
Entry Fees & Deadlines
If entry is received by 08/05/2118, $89.00. Entry fee for each additional class $55. After 8/10/18, an additional late entry fee of $50 applies. 08/15/2018 is the last day entries will be accepted.
Bikini: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open, Military, Physically Challenged
Figure: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open, Military, Physically Challenged
Men’s Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open, Military, Physically Challenged
Men’s Bodybuilding: Debut, Novice, Age 60+, Age 50+, Age 40+, Open, Military, Physically Challenged
Men's Classic Physique: Debut, Novice, Age 40+, Open, Military, Physically Challenged
DEBUT ELIGIBILITY: First competition ever. Competitors cannot have ever competed in any category with any organization.
NOVICE ELIGIBILITY: Cannot have placed first in any class (besides Teen), within any division, within any category, with any organization (with the exception of cases where first place was won in a class that only had one competitor in it).
When more than one class in a division, classes are formed by dividing competitors evenly by height.
Entering More than One Division (Crossover Entries)
A crossover entry is entering more than one division within a category. For example, someone may enter the Novice division, if eligible, and also crossover into the Open division and compete in it as well. Competitors may not participate in more than one category (Bikini, Figure, Physique, Bodybuilding, Classic Physique) at any given show.
The top 5 in each class will receive awards.rnTrainer awards will also be given.
All competitors are required to be current members of OCB to participate in this event. If needing to obtain the annual membership, please register by a week before the event. Memberships can be purchased on OCBonline.com.
Competitors should review OCB general and category guidelines prior to the show.
This is a natural (drug-free) competition. All competitors are required to be polygraph tested prior to competing. In addition, all pro qualifying placement winners are required to provide a urine specimen immediately after the conclusion of the event for urinalysis. Competitors must meet eligibility criteria listed in the OCB drug testing guidelines in order to participate. Prior to registering competitors should review the procedures and list of banned substances posted on OCBonline.com.
Competitor check-ins will take place Friday August 17th from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the host hotel. Polygraph testing will be by appointment Friday August 17th from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM at the host hotel. Schedule an appointment. The polygraph fee is $50 and is payable at the time of scheduling an appointment. Please schedule your polygraph appointment so it's before your spray tanning appointment if doing both the same day. Polygraph test results are valid for other amateur OCB shows that are held within 6 weeks. View the upcoming schedule of events.
Only Bodybuilding, Classic Physique and Women’s Physique competitors can supply their own music for their individual to 60 sec presentation, For Bikini, Figure, house music will be provided.
Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC Downtown, 815 14th Street N.W., Washington, DC 20005. Make reservations Book online or call 202-783-7800 and mention group code 'OCB' for a nightly rate of $109 for a King, or $129 for two Queens.
A roster with assigned competitor numbers and class breakdowns will be emailed to competitors the Wednesday or Thursday before the show.
Competitor Prep Area
Light weights, bands and mirrors will be backstage for use in preparing to go on stage. Competitors are welcome to bring their own equipment and mirrors as well.
Stage Photography Services
The photo order form lays out the details for stage photo coverage. Those who preorder have a lot more photos taken of them. To order, competitors should print and hand in a completed form at check-ins/polygraph.
Video Recording Policy
Competitors and friends/family are welcome to bring recording devices.
Spray Tanning Services
Available from Body Beautiful Bronzing. For details and to schedule an appointment visit: facebook.com/beautifulbronzing
Hair & Make-Up Services
For information, contact Medina at (540) 760-1152 or email@example.com
Any questions about the event can be directed to the show promoters at firstname.lastname@example.org
M&M Xtreme Training is sponsoring OCB’s DC Presidential Cup on Saturday 18 August 2018 at the iconic National Press Club! The event will take place from 11:00am – 5:00pm in the Grand Ballroom on the 13th Floor. The host hotel for the DC Presidential Cup is the Hilton Garden Inn, Downtown DC at 814 14th Street, NW DC, which is 3 blocks from the National Press Club. We were able to get great rates for the DC area; Single Room - $109.00, Double Room - $129.00.
Flights – For flights into DC, it is recommended to arrive at Reagan National Airport (3.6 miles from the Hilton Garden Inn, $14.00 to $16.00 cab ride). You can also catch the Metro Line (orange) from Reagan National Airport to McPherson Square (14th Street Exit). From McPherson Square, the Hilton Garden is ½ block away on 14th Street.
Train – For Amtrak trains into DC, you will arrive at Union Station. (1.6 miles from the Hilton Garden Inn). You can also catch the Metro (orange) from Union Station to McPherson Square (14th Street Exit). From McPherson Square, the Hilton Garden is ½ block away on 14th Street.
Car – The address for the Hilton Garden Inn Downtown, DC Hotel is 815 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20005. Valet parking is available.
Parking – Various parking garage are within walking distance of the hotel. Please visit parkwhiz.com or impark.com.
*For transportation around the District you can use Metro, Cab or Uber.
The Hilton Garden Inn Downtown, DC Hotel is truly downtown! Whatever your taste, you’ll find it within walking distance from the hotel. From Subway sandwiches to 5 Guys; local and tourist favorites such as Old Ebbitt Grill, Joes’ Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone Crab, Mastro’s Steakhouse. If you desire Mexican, Italian, Asian it’s here. Vegetarian or Vegan is available. Pizza or burgers to replace those carbs, no problem!
For specific information regarding the show, please go to the OCBonline website and click on the Presidential Cup link. If you have any additional questions please contact Medina or Mark at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Discount Contest Prep, Posing, & Nutrition Services Available
This is available to all registered athletes. Contact Medina Roberts at 540-760-1152 (text only)
Posing Class at Host Hotel
A posing class will be held at the host hotel before check-in 1:00 pm-2:00 pm. The cost is $35.